Cold as Stone

WISDOM FROM OSWALD CHAMBERS It is perilously possible to make our conceptions of God like molten lead poured into a specially designed mould, and when it is cold and hard we fling it at the heads of the religious people who don’t agree with us. from Disciples Indeed, 388 R %%DC::USUTMOST_DYNAMICRULE::USUTMOST_DYNAMICCONTENT%% My Utmost for His…

Contemplation on a Theme of Higher Thought

Almighty God, unto whom all hearts are open, all desires known, and from whom no secrets are hid; Cleanse the thoughts of our hearts by the inspiration of thy Holy Spirit, that we may perfectly love thee, and worthily magnify thy holy Name; through Christ our Lord. Amen…..1929 BCP

The Living Stream

There is a stream, whose gentle flow Supplies the city of our God; Life, love, and joy still gliding through, And watering our divine abode: That sacred stream, thine holy word, That all our raging fear controls; Sweet peace thy promises afford, And give new strength to fainting souls. … Isaac Watts

Shape Shifters

A hoodwink captured Lens exception An axiom is shattered   “The camera never lies.” photo by author…

Glamour and Camera

“There is nothing new under the sun.” Women.  Our eyes are on our friends (and enemies). We dress for them, not men. We watch our figures for them. Meticulously we apply rouge and mascara. Our hair is our crown, hairdressers our un-spoken coveted necessity. Women. We would have beauty before all things and covet elegance,…